Affinity Group: Sub-Saharan African Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Sub-Saharan African

People Cluster: Bantu, Swahili

Language: Ngazidja Comorian - (zdj)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Eswatini

Also found in: Canada; France; Madagascar; Mayotte; Reunion

Population: 750

Global Population: 458,895

PEID: 15554

ROP: 115069

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical

Overview: The Comorians of Eswatini, numbering 750, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bantu, Swahili people cluster within the Sub-Saharan African affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 458,895 in 6 countries. Their primary language is Ngazidja Comorian. The primary religion practiced by the Comorians is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available